Hotel and Spa Gardens

Le Riad Jasmine pool marrakech morocco islamic pool garden
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I've got to scratch an itch - my travel itch.  Today Marrakech, Morocco is enticing today... tomorrow it might be Sweden - it doesn't matter...

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Garden Tour of La Colombe d'Or image by by Bernadette Marie via www.pithandvigor.com
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It's Wednesday and I find it hard to believe that just four days ago I was in Provence, France. I wish I was still there....

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Camellias in full bloom at Middleton Place gardens. March 2015. by rochelle greayer www.pithandvigor.com
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Last week, the old south - specifically Charleston, South Carolina welcomed me for a few days while I got to know some new people.  I'll get...

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I have a confession -- I think I am getting on my husband's nerves....but I can't stop. It's January, cold and I'm up for a...

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Nini Andrade Silva is an award-winning designer for hotel interiors.  But she is so much more than just a designer. As she says: “I don’t...

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I am, with great envy, eyeing the Smog Shoppe in LA.  I so wish that Boston had a similarly hip indoor-outdoor event space that married...

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Babylonstoren via www.pithandvigor.com
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Chief among my 'must do' list of travel destinations is Africa - in general -.  I have only been to Morocco and only Tangier at that (which is slightly...

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The saguaro hotel fireplace via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

When the holiday hulabaloo dies down I relish the thought of clearing all the clutter and starting the new year with a clean slate.  Clean...

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Remember when pool side Tiki bars were THE thing?  This beirgarten at the Standard Hotel in LA has me wondering if possibly a rage for...

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If you have been to London, England for even 5 minutes you have probably noticed the Battersea Power Station.  It's the big interesting looking set...

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Corrour Lodge nothrfield editions www.pithandvigor.com
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Corrour Lodge is a modern twist on the classic Scottish shooting and hunting lodge.  The original lodge burned but was rebuilt in 2003 by architect ...

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Adjacent the the Berkeley Square hotel in Bristol England was an "embarrassingly dirty and uncared for area".  Designer Katherine Edmonds changed that and created an...

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Am I the only one that is soooo happy the holidays are over?  Finally, a moment to sit back and reflect over the last month...

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It has been too long since I featured a hospitality garden.  Gardens and beautiful landscape destinations are something I am trying to get back to...

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Podere Palazzo is the tuscan farmhouse vacation home of Chicago based designer Patrizio Fradiani.  The home is rent-able for a holiday stay in Tuscan region...

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villa augustus potager garden netherlands www.pithandvigor.com
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Imagine a Water Tower turned into a hotel --- I think of a ball shaped thing on legs like you see dotted across the midwest...

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las peiras fasano landscape hotel uraguay
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This new hotel designed by Isay Weinfield speaks to my soul.  I want to go here so bad.  It is sited in a dramatic and...

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I gasped when I saw this. To be honest, I wasn't sure it was real - perhaps only a trick of rendering software. But no,...

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It's been a while since I have seen a hospitality project that grabs my attention like this one.  The Spanish design firm Designhouses, have recently...

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I am so excited to be rolling out this new feature on Studio 'g' today.  It's called 'In the Garden With....' and my goal is...

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I love a good PR stunt....especially when it's for a budget friendly, but chic trendy hotel and it involves creating an enormous hanging garden basket. ...

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